Circular Shield became the Recycling Hero 2022

We are pleased and proud to announce to partners and supporters that on the occasion of Global Recycling Day on 18 March we have been awarded Recycling Hero 2022 in the start-up category with our project Municipal Material Cycle. 

Ranjit Baxi, Founding President of the Global Recycling Foundation, said: “The world has been enduring exceptionally difficult times and we are delighted to have received so many remarkable entries from around the world. Indeed, to recognise the efforts made by a large number of start-ups despite two years of the Coronavirus pandemic, GRF has decided to make 4 additional awards..”

Circular Shield, Slovenia - supporting sorted collection and recycling of used beverage cardboards, and creating a local, functioning model of circular economy as we return paper products made of regenerated cellulose back to the local community“.